Botanical Glossary


Glabrate

Definition: Becoming glabrous; almost glabrous [H&H, p. 167]; pubescent when young, but losing the hairs in maturity [W&K, p. 594].
Scope: 2-4-year-old twigs, Buds, Leaf lower surface, Leaf upper surface, Petals, Petioles, Phyllaries, Rachises, Sepals, Young twigs
Last Updated: 2020-01-01


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